The Oakland Ed Week in Review: 4/6-4/12

Many COVID updates, including some great work by community orgs like The Oakland REACH and Tech Exchange, some inspiring stories of schools making the transition, updates on the OUSD political drama, and the security challenges of distance learning, teachers supporting undocumented families in powerful ways, lots of equity questions coming up, and lots of ways…


The Oakland Education Week in Review: 3/30-4/5

last week– the need to get kids online, and how you can help, lots of COVID fallout and ways that you can help, including inspiring work by the Oakland REACH, a virtual awards ceremony for high schools making a difference, get your census on, some great education resources including art projects that focus on the…


The Oakland Education Week in Review: 3/23-3/29

Many looks at how schools and the systems are reacting to COVID 19, including meal distribution, some inspiring educator stories, and lots on the digital divide and the need to make sure kids are online. Also info on the the Prop 39 drama, enrollment process updates, and lots of ways you can help support families…


The Oakland Education Week in Review: 3/16-3/22

A lot of Coronavirus coverage including the herculean effort providing food at Elmhurst, and also some staff stories on the new normal, lots of resources for families, and also some good news as prop 209 is up for repeal. Please read, share, and enjoy what is a slowdown for many of us and extended time…


The Oakland Education Week in Review: 3/9-3/15

Last week, lots of coronavirus coverage, housing activism, schools Latinx families should consider, a look at the opportunity ticket, how AIMS and the NAACP supported kids in getting millions from HBCUs, why Prop 13 lost, the roles of White parents in integration, and more, please read, share and get involved Oakland: ‘We are fed up:’…